Tag Archives: Mass Shootings

Nicholas Cruz asks brothers of student he’d shoot after massacre: report

Nicholas Cruz asks brothers of student he’d shoot after massacre: report

Shortly after he fired more than 100 gunshots at Marjory Stoneman Douglas in February, Nikolas Cruz ventured to a McDonald’s, where he asked someone for a ride. The someone he asked wound up being John Wilford, the brother of Maddy Wilford, a high school junior at the time who was shot three times in the massacre in

Autopsy found California bar shooter committed suicide

The troubled Marine Corps veteran who gunned down 12 people at a California bar ended the attack by taking his own life, officials have determined. Ian David Long, 28, died of a single, self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, an autopsy shows, confirming what had been cops’ working theory since the nightmarish massacre. Dr. Christopher Young, the

California bar shooter said on social media he was bored during Horrific Attack

The Marine Corps veteran who slaughtered 12 people at a California club posted on social media that he was bored during the horrific attack, law enforcement officials said Friday. Ian David Long, 28, posted on an unspecified social media platform that he wasn’t crazy — just bored, NBC News reported. He also wrote that he knew his mental

Pittsburgh newspaper pays tribute to the victims of the synagogue

Pittsburgh’s hometown newspaper paid tribute to the 11 victims of the synagogue shooting Friday by running the opening lines of the Kaddish, the traditional Jewish mourners’ prayer, across its front page, in Hebrew. The poignant headline of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette was printed over a photo showing a crowd of mourners at a cemetery with umbrellas. “These are

Social network used by suspected suicides returns to plots

Social network used by suspected suicides returns to plots

The social media network Gab — which was used by the suspected shooter in Saturday’s synagogue rampage — is expected to be back online this weekend after GoDaddy stopped hosting their site. “Spoke with our engineering team and new hosting provider. A conservative estimate is getting http://Gab.com back online by this weekend,” the site posted on Twitter. “Our

Jewish Doctors, Nurses Helped Treat Accused Synagogue Shooter

Jewish Doctors, Nurses Helped Treat Accused Synagogue Shooter

Jewish doctors and nurses at a Pittsburgh hospital were part of the team that helped save the anti-Semitic gunman accused of murdering 11 people during Shabbat services at a local synagogue. After allegedly killing eight men and three women and wounding six other people, including four police officers at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Synagogue on Saturday, Robert

Pittsburgh Shooting: Alleged Synagogue Shooter Charged in 11 people deaths

The man suspected of killing 11 people at a synagogue in Pittsburgh has been charged with obstructing the exercise of religious beliefs resulting in death. Federal prosecutors say Robert Bowers was charged Saturday night in a 29-count criminal complaint. It wasn’t immediately known if he has an attorney. The charges also include 11 counts of using a